The desperate plight of former East Germany
The desperate plight of former East Germany athletes suffering 'mental and physical destruction' following doping regime Evening StandardIt is an innocuous office, a shared space on the first floor of a grey building in the Spittelmarkt area of east Berlin. But, in the city which is hosting the European ...
Posted on 9 August 2018 | 12:00 am
Usain Bolt Ends His Career As Second-Best
Usain Bolt Ends His Career As Second-Best Championship Athlete Of All-Time FloTrackRanking the best championship performers of all-time at global championships.
Posted on 1 December 2017 | 6:21 pm
Zwischen Doping, Stasi und Legende:Heike
Zwischen Doping, Stasi und Legende:Heike Drechsler feiert "ganz groß" n-tv.de NACHRICHTENIhre Karriere beginnt in der DDR, heute gilt sie als deutsche Vorzeigesportlerin: Der Name Heike Drechsler ist verbunden mit einer einzigen Erfolgsgeschichte.
Posted on 28 April 2017 | 2:41 am
First impressions – Cindy Roleder -
First impressions – Cindy Roleder International Association of Athletics FederationsEuropean 100m hurdles champion and world silver medallist Cindy Roleder has assembled an impressive international record over the past couple of years.
Posted on 7 November 2016 | 12:00 am
Tianna Bartoletta: A Long Jumper Who Sprints
Tianna Bartoletta: A Long Jumper Who Sprints Or A Sprinter Who Long Jumps? Both! TeamUSA.orgBy Karen Rosen | Aug. 12, 2016, 1:04 a.m. (ET). Tianna Bartoletta celebrates after placing second in the women's 100-meter final at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team ...
Posted on 12 August 2016 | 12:00 am
Athletics chiefs are still refusing to
Athletics chiefs are still refusing to disown poisoned past Telegraph.co.ukThe sentiment was innocent enough. “Happy birthday to Heike Drechsler,” read the message from the International Association of Athletics Federations' Twitter ...
Posted on 17 December 2015 | 12:00 am
Dafne Schippers claims stunning win in 200
Dafne Schippers claims stunning win in 200 metres at World Championships Irish TimesDutch runner takes gold in a time of 21.63 - the third fastest in history.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:00 am
Monaco press points – Marita Koch and
Monaco press points – Marita Koch and Heike Drechsler International Association of Athletics FederationsThere are many similarities between Heike Drechsler and Marita Koch. Both are from Germany, both are among this year's inductees into the IAAF Hall of Fame, ...
Posted on 21 November 2014 | 12:00 am
Duncan Mackay: If the IOC strips Armstrong
Duncan Mackay: If the IOC strips Armstrong of his Olympic medal then they are being unfair to Sharron Davies and history's other cheated athletes Insidethegames.bizLance Armstrong will be top of the agenda when the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) ruling Executive Board convenes for the second of its two-d...
Posted on 4 December 2012 | 12:00 am